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Kirida Bhaopichitr

TDRI Research Director

Kirida Bhaopichitr PhD is research director for the International Research & Advisory Service, Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI). Policy analyses from the TDRI appear in the 'Bangkok Post' on alternate Wednesdays.

Kirida Bhaopichitr
25 Dec 2019

Thai economy's rocky road in 2020

The Thai economy will continue to grow slowly in 2020, albeit slightly faster than this year.

25 Dec 2019 19
8 Nov 2017

Continuous upturn

The Thai economy this year is poised to grow close to 4%, the best performance since 2012, but it is unclear whether mid- and low-income families will benefit.

8 Nov 2017 2
Continuous upturn
25 Nov 2015

The TPP quandary

The greatest impact of the TPP at the moment is to make more competition for Thailand in its US markets, but there are downsides to joining this treaty.

25 Nov 2015 3
The TPP quandary